clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Portland Trail Blazers vs. Sacramento Kings Game Day Thread

Come talk about the first game of the season with fellow fans!

Portland Trail Blazers v Golden State Warriors Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images

In the first game of the regular NBA season, the Portland Trail Blazers face off against the Sacramento Kings. It is a new day in Rip City with rookie head coach Chauncey Billups and a bench that is very different from last season’s. Billups believes the Blazers will be able to improve on defense, but after dropping all of their preseason games, fans are still waiting to see it.

Wednesday, October 20 - 7:00 p.m. PT
How to watch: ROOT Sports in OR, WA, & AK; NBA League Pass Elsewhere
Blazers injuries: Tony Snell (out)
Kings injuries: Richaun Holmes (day to day)
SBN Affiliate: Sac Town Royalty

Please remember our Game Day thread guidelines.

  • Don’t troll in your comments; create conversation rather than destroying it
  • Remember Blazer’s Edge is basically a non-profanity site
  • Out of respect to broadcast partners who have paid to carry the game, no mentions of “alternative” (read: illegal) viewing methods are allowed in our threads
  • The commenting system was updated during the summer. They’re still working on optimizing it for Game Day Threads like ours. If you don’t like clicking “Load More Comments”, remember that the “Z” key can be your friend. It loads up the latest comments automatically.

That’s it! Have fun and GO BLAZERS!